Press Releases

Monthly press releases about what's going on with Heifer projects and programs.

Heifer International’s Sarah the Goat Teaches Kids About Giving

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sep. 20, 2012) – Parents and grandparents who love to give Heifer International animal gifts can share the full wonder of that gift with children through a new animated character. Sarah the Goat will show children how a

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Heifer International Celebrates Literacy Day 2012

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept. 8, 2012) – Heifer International is observing International Literacy Day on September 8th, 2012, stressing that education and literacy are vital to improving the livelihoods of individuals and families everywhere.

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Heifer International Launches New Read to Feed® Tool

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept. 6, 2012) – Heifer International is excited to announce the launch of a new tool designed to engage classrooms in helping to end hunger and poverty around the world, while fostering a love of reading. Teachers will find

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Heifer Country Staff Reports Loss of Animals, Gardens

For more than 12 years, Heifer has been committed to development work in this island nation that has seen more than its share of natural disasters. Learn about Heifer's current Haiti REACH project here. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 28, 2012) - In

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Tropical Storm Isaac Kills Livestock, Damages Breeding Centers in Haiti

For more than 12 years, Heifer has been committed to development work in this island nation that has seen more than its share of natural disasters. Learn about Heifer's current Haiti REACH project here. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 27, 2012) -

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Heifer Haiti Office Closes Early in Anticipation of Storm

For more than 12 years, Heifer has been committed to development work in this island nation that has seen more than its share of natural disasters. Learn about Heifer's current Haiti REACH project here. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 24, 2012) -

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Heifer International Hosts Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table

LOS ANGELES, August 14, 2012 – Heifer International will host “Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table,” on September 21, 2012 at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles. The event will be co-hosted by Diane Lane, Nina Jacobson,

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Kids Love Read to Feed

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 27, 2012) – Heifer International, the global hunger and poverty  charity, has a fun and fulfilling way for teachers to enliven their class’s reading efforts this school year. Read to Feed is a powerful

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Explore Heifer International Through Flat Stanley App

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 25, 2012) – Curious kids can now explore the powerful hunger-fighting work of Heifer International through the beloved characters Flat Stanley and Flat Stella. Heifer International and Flatter World Inc. are

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Heifer 12X12 Blogger Named Regional Finalist for CLASSY Award

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 10, 2012) – Heifer International’s Global Blogging Ambassador, Betty Londergan, is a regional finalist for Volunteer of the Year in the fourth annual CLASSY Awards. Londergan, along with four other finalists, was

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